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Éislek Pied - Hiking in the north of Luxembourg

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Éislek Pied - Hiking in the north of Luxembourg

Hiking Collection by Éislek

18

Tours

61:58 h

131 mi

18,325 ft

Deep forests, narrow paths, rugged rock formations, stunning views, vast mountain plateaus, deeply carved river valleys - all this can be experienced on the Éislek Pied. As a hiking region of Luxembourg, the Éislek attaches particular importance to quality and down-to-earthness. The region counts a total of 18 of these circular hiking trails, which are designated as "quality tours" and based on the strict criteria of the European Ramblers` Association.

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    Intermediate
    02:01
    4.75 mi
    2.4 mph
    375 ft
    375 ft
    Intermediate Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Easily-accessible paths. Suitable for all skill levels.

    Éislek Pad Asselborn - On the wide plateau

    Along the stream, past the Asselborn mill, the slate quarry and the Millebierg viewpoint, this trail leads across the plateau of Wincrange. Let your eyes wander over the beautiful landscape! The stream makes a few extra loops for you in its reclaimed bed.

  • Intermediate
    02:46
    6.12 mi
    2.2 mph
    625 ft
    650 ft
    Intermediate Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Easily-accessible paths. Suitable for all skill levels.

    Éislek Pad Bavigne - Along the great lake

    Your hiker’s heart will be delighted with the small paths along the Upper Sûre Lake and its beautiful views. You will always have the lake in view, especially from the Schäsbierg viewpoint. And if you are lucky, you will discover the beaver gang that lives near the Béiwen dam.

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  • Intermediate
    03:37
    8.04 mi
    2.2 mph
    850 ft
    850 ft
    Intermediate Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Easily-accessible paths. Suitable for all skill levels.

    Éislek Pad Bettendorf - On historical paths

    This trail combines history and nature. First you walk over the dyke, along the Sûre. After an ascent, you follow a former line of battle from the Second World War, lined with trenches. You pass the Niederberghaff ruins, which are also a reminder of the past. This is a good opportunity to discover the history of the Éislek in an exploratory way.

  • Intermediate
    03:22
    7.16 mi
    2.1 mph
    1,000 ft
    1,000 ft
    Intermediate Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Easily-accessible paths. Suitable for all skill levels.

    Éislek Pad Boulaide - Up to the high rock

    Along the banks of the Sûre River, through a small moor, you take a fine, steep path over slate ridges up to the Houfëls, in English high rock. Do not forget to look around you and enjoy the view! At the top, the valley and the mill of Bigonville are at …

  • Intermediate
    04:27
    9.19 mi
    2.1 mph
    1,525 ft
    1,525 ft
    Intermediate Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Easily-accessible paths. Suitable for all skill levels.

    Éislek Pad Bourscheid - Past God's Finger

    On this tour you will encounter two special monuments. At the Napoléonsknäppchen, an oak tree rises in honour of Napoléon's son and a viewing platform presents the plateau to you. Doigt de Dieu means Finger of God and even if this natural stone monument does not point you in the right direction, it offers you a magnificent view.

  • Intermediate
    03:48
    8.31 mi
    2.2 mph
    1,000 ft
    1,000 ft
    Intermediate Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Easily-accessible paths. Suitable for all skill levels.

    Éislek Pad Clervaux - Passing magnificent buildings

    Liebhaber historischer Architektur kommen hier auf ihre Kosten. Clervaux bietet Dir neben dem Schloss mit seiner Fotoausstellung, die zum UNESCO-Weltdokumentenerbe zählt, die Kirche Sts Côme et Damien sowie die Abtei St Maurice im romanischen Stil. Danach kannst Du in den Wald abtauchen und das Gesehene auf Dich wirken lassen. Kultur eingebettet in schöne Natur!

  • Intermediate
    04:08
    9.04 mi
    2.2 mph
    1,100 ft
    1,100 ft
    Intermediate Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Mostly accessible paths. Sure-footedness required.

    Éislek Pad Diekirch - Not far from the big city

    Fresh air, wide views and unexpected corners await you above the Nordstad. From time to time, you can catch views of the Nordstad from above. The Deiwelselter, in English Devil's Altar, forms a contrast to the city. This monument was built from the stones of a prehistoric grave.

  • Intermediate
    02:10
    4.08 mi
    1.9 mph
    1,000 ft
    1,025 ft
    Intermediate Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Easily-accessible paths. Suitable for all skill levels.

    Éislek Pad Esch-sur-Sûre - Through the city on the river

    Hoch, runter, hoch und wieder runter! Dieser Weg verlangt Dir zwischendurch einiges ab. Aber es lohnt sich, denn als einer der Höhepunkte bietet sich Dir vom Aussichtspunkt Kuelebierg der schönste Blick auf Esch-sur-Sûre. Der Bilderbuchort überzeugt außerdem mit der über ihm thronenden Burg und dem Ausblick bei der Mariensäule. Abgerundet wird alles mit den Passagen durch die dichten Wälder um Esch-sur-Sûre.

  • Intermediate
    02:17
    4.82 mi
    2.1 mph
    675 ft
    675 ft
    Intermediate Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Mostly accessible paths. Sure-footedness required.

    Éislek Pad Gilsdorf - To the hidden quarry

    You walk out of Gilsdorf, along fields and up to a breathtaking view over the village, through the beech forest and then suddenly you are in the middle of the Schoofsbësch quarry. This hidden place, surrounded by the forest, invites you to discover and linger, offering you the perfect place for a picnic before you continue the hike.

  • Intermediate
    04:32
    9.66 mi
    2.1 mph
    1,250 ft
    1,250 ft
    Intermediate Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Mostly accessible paths. Sure-footedness required.

    Éislek Pad Heinerscheid - Down into the deep valley

    Your path begins at the top of Heinerscheid. There you can pause for a moment at the monument to the 6th Armored Division. Then slowly, step by step, you descend into the valley of the Our. Before you descend completely, you will cross a steep rocky ridge, the Kasselslee. From there …

  • Intermediate
    03:43
    7.16 mi
    1.9 mph
    1,375 ft
    1,375 ft
    Intermediate Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Mostly accessible paths. Sure-footedness required.

    Éislek Pad Hoscheid - Over the narrow ridge

    This trail leads through the Schlindertal valley, where a "fabulous" fox is said to have been up to mischief. A short detour will take you to his monument. The Saint-Michel chapel stands all alone with its mystical aura and looks forward to your visit. The highlight of the tour is the Molberlee, an exposed rugged slate ridge with a great view of the valley.

  • Intermediate
    02:53
    6.30 mi
    2.2 mph
    750 ft
    725 ft
    Intermediate Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Easily-accessible paths. Suitable for all skill levels.

    Éislek Pad Insenborn - Towards the beautiful view

    The water that always accompanies you on this tour will catch your eye - from the Insenborn beach and especially from the Belvédère Burfelt viewing platform. Curiosity and questions are welcome at the forest discovery centre. During your picnic on the shore of the lake, the carved wooden figures will keep you company.

  • Intermediate
    02:21
    5.11 mi
    2.2 mph
    600 ft
    625 ft
    Intermediate Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Easily-accessible paths. Suitable for all skill levels.

    Éislek Pad Kalborn - Down to the wild river

    The Our River is an important source of life for its inhabitants, including the brook mussel. Discover the exhibition at the Kalborn mill. The highlight of this tour along the Our is the Kailslee viewpoint. The tough climb will be rewarded with a special view of the Our valley.

  • Difficult
    04:28
    8.78 mi
    2.0 mph
    1,625 ft
    1,625 ft
    Expert Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Sure-footedness, sturdy shoes and alpine experience required.

    Éislek Pad Kautenbach - From view to view

    You hike along the Bomm mountain ridge, which leads you to the Ueweschleed viewpoint. It is worth looking back at your starting point, the peaceful Kautenbach. In the forest you will discover the Doosbach bunker, which served as a shelter during the Second World War. The great views from Hof- and Hockslee complete the trail.

  • Intermediate
    03:12
    6.92 mi
    2.2 mph
    975 ft
    950 ft
    Intermediate Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Easily-accessible paths. Suitable for all skill levels.

    Éislek Pad Lellingen - Through the picturesque village

    This trail starts with a little journey back in time. Lellingen is one of the best-preserved traditional villages in the region. The starting point of the tour at the Saint Pierre chapel is therefore already one of the highlights. Another highlight for flower lovers: a whole host of daffodils accompanies you partly in spring.

  • Intermediate
    03:52
    8.33 mi
    2.2 mph
    1,125 ft
    1,100 ft
    Intermediate Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Mostly accessible paths. Sure-footedness required.

    Éislek Pad Tadler - Along the river turns

    Observe the loops of the Sûre River, sometimes from a distance, sometimes form very close, sometimes you look at it from above and sometimes from the side. The viewpoints Gruewen and bei der Beetebach change your perspective. Afterwards, you can discover the octagonal chapel St. Kunigunde in Heiderscheidergrund. Whoever counts the eight corners first is the winner and can continue the hike!

  • Difficult
    05:22
    11.9 mi
    2.2 mph
    1,225 ft
    1,225 ft
    Expert Hiking Tour. Very good fitness required. Easily-accessible paths. Suitable for all skill levels.

    Éislek Pad Troisvierges - Along the rushing stream

    Starting in Troisvierges, you pass the Cinqfontaines monastery where a memorial commemorates deportations during the Second World War. Your route continues through the dreamy Trëtterbachtal valley to the Asselborn mill. You cross the village of Boxhorn and reach the remains of a plane that crashed during the Second World War. Along the river Woltz and with a beautiful view of the Cinqfontaines monastery, you return to Troisvierges.

  • Intermediate
    02:57
    5.73 mi
    1.9 mph
    1,275 ft
    1,275 ft
    Intermediate Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Easily-accessible paths. Suitable for all skill levels.

    Éislek Pad Vianden - Across castles and valleys

    On the ascent and descent of this tour you can let your eyes and thoughts wander over the beautiful landscape. Sometimes the Our Valley is at your feet, then you discover Falkenstein Castle in the distance, and on the descent Vianden presents itself to you with its castle and river from its finest side. There is even the option of
    taking the chairlift down to the valley.

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Collection Stats

  • Tours
    18
  • Distance
    131 mi
  • Duration
    61:58 h
  • Elevation
    18,325 ft

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